Under the guidance of a Registered Nurse, is responsible for the care and safety of patients who come under his/her care. Prepares and maintains sterile supplies, instruments and equipment for surgery. Adheres to principles of sterilization, disinfection and maintains a sterile conscience and ethics. Accurately prepares for assigned procedures. Anticipates the needs of the patient and surgical team. During surgical procedures, passes instruments and supplies to surgeon and assistants and maintains an accurate account of sponges, needles and instruments.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Graduate from a Surgical Technician school. Certification as an OR technician
Skills and Abilities
Good oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Knowledge of surgical,sterile techniques and instruments a must. Minimum of one (1) year Surgical Technician experience preferred
159-Coral Gables Hospital - Coral Gables, FL
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Tenet Healthcare - 18 months ago
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